Trustees Appoint Football Game Doctor
Huntington School Board members have appointed Dr. David J. Weissberg to serve as the doctor at football games during the 2011 season. He has provided such services for many years and will be paid $200 per game. His office is located at 175 East Main Street in Huntington.
Dr. Weissberg is a 1972 graduate of Huntington High School. He earned his undergraduate degree in biochemistry in 1976 cum laude and obtained his MD at SUNY Downstate Medical School in Brooklyn in 1980. He completed an internship at Kings County Hospital and a residency at Stony Brook University Hospital in orthopedic medicine. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is affiliated with Huntington Hospital and the Melville Surgery Center.
Dr. Weissberg, who is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, is a member of the State Orthopaedic Society, the Arthroscopy Association of North American and the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.